Lawrence County, Illinois Population 2018

Lawrence County, Illinois's estimated population is 16,168 with a growth rate of -2.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lawrence County, Illinois is the 67th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,168-414-2.50%
201616,5822391.46%
201616,343-152-0.92%
201516,495-61-0.37%
201416,556-169-1.01%
201316,72520.01%
201216,723-175-1.04%
201116,898-42-0.25%
201016,9409686.06%
199015,972-1,835-10.30%
198017,8072851.63%
197017,522-1,018-5.49%
196018,540-1,999-9.73%
195020,539-536-2.54%
194021,075-810-3.70%
193021,8855052.36%
192021,380-1,281-5.65%
191022,6616,13837.15%
190016,5231,83012.45%
189014,6931,0307.54%
188013,6631,1309.02%
187012,5333,31936.02%
18609,2143,09350.53%
18506,121-971-13.69%
18407,0923,42493.35%
18303,6680.00%

Lawrence County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,351
Black or African American2,706
Two or More Races257
Some Other Race174
Asian43
American Indian and Alaska Native33
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander18

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Lawrence County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lawrence County, Illinois Median Age

39.6


Total

36


Male

44.4


Female

Lawrence County, Illinois Adults

There are 13,431 adults, (2,769 of which are seniors) in Lawrence County, Illinois.

Lawrence County, Illinois Age Dependency

55.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

7,297

44.01%

Male

9,285

55.99%

Lawrence County, Illinois Households and Families

Lawrence County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lawrence County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81%19%
All72.1%27.9%
Male69.9%30.1%
Non Family64.3%35.7%
Female55.9%44.1%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawrence County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5572.1772.1
Married2,8742.7381
Non Family1,7401.1364.3
Female7342.1855.9
Male2093.0469.9

2.6

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawrence County, Illinois Households

Lawrence County, Illinois Education

Lawrence County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6615.47%
9th to 12th Grade1,99016.47%
High School Graduate4,14934.34%
Some College2,60221.54%
Associates Degree1,45312.03%
Bachelors Degree8967.42%
Graduate Degree3302.73%

Lawrence County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,0877,9191,166
Black2,1651,14528
Hispanic6702164
Multiple Races1386913
Other Race10936
Asian423915
Islander18
Native American1515

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 35.71%.

Lawrence County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,504$36,348$25,917
Less Than High School$15,000$20,407$
High School Grad$28,136$36,844$23,947
Some College$29,479$35,772$27,035
Bachelors Degree$34,891$52,308$30,890
Graduate Degree$48,313$$50,000

$29,504

Average Earnings

$36,348

Average Male

$25,917

Average Female

Lawrence County, Illinois Language

Lawrence County, Illinois Language by Age

Lawrence County, Illinois Language

93.20% of Lawrence County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 6.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.30% of the population.

Lawrence County, Illinois Poverty

Lawrence County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,6031,78715.40%
Multiple14210070.42%
Hispanic2374619.41%
Other1102724.55%
Black3113.23%

15.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.76%

Male Poverty Rate

17.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Illinois is Multiple, with 70.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Illinois is Black, with 3.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.79%.

Lawrence County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.15%
High School14.46%
Some College10.10%
Bachelors or Greater0.35%

Lawrence County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.04%
Male Unemployed39.20%
Female Employed9.97%
Male Employed4.19%

Lawrence County, Illinois Income

Lawrence County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,650$54,271
Families$54,588$62,687
Married Families$67,399$
Non Families$24,888$32,096

Lawrence County, Illinois Marital Status

Lawrence County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.6%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrence County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Lawrence County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Lawrence County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Lawrence County, Illinois Veterans

Lawrence County, Illinois Veterans by War

1,012

Number of Veterans

917

Male Veterans

95

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam318
Korea183
First Gulf War111
Second Gulf War104
World War II71

Lawrence County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+291
35 to 54262
55 to 64210
65 to 74184
18 to 3465

Lawrence County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9709.37%
Black361.33%
2 or More42.20%
Indian213.33%

Lawrence County, Illinois Veterans by Education

3.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence County, Illinois Employment Status

Lawrence County, Illinois Employment by Age

37.4%

Labor Force Participation

35.3%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence County, Illinois Employment by Race

Lawrence County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lawrence County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lawrenceville44184441230.52%
Sumner31743167-7-0.22%
Bridgeport18861770-116-6.15%
St. Francisville697652-45-6.46%
Russellville9489-5-5.32%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990